Can Paid Caregivers Work Overtime?

September 13, 2019By BestHomeCareSenior Home Care

Home care services are some of the fastest growing industries in the country, yet home caregiving is currently one of the most understaffed jobs of 2019. For those who are looking to explore the possibilities of pursuing a career as a home caregiver (also known as a personal care assistant), now is the perfect time. … Read More

How Much Do Personal Care Assistants Make?

September 6, 2019By BestHomeCareSenior Home Care

Considering a career in homecare services? There are many amazing benefits available to personal care assistants at Best Home Care, including flexible hours, PTO, holiday pay, and more. If you’re an individual taking care of a family member, you’ll also benefit from the added sense of security that comes from knowing your loved one’s health … Read More

Can I Become A PCA if I Have a Disability?

August 9, 2019By BestHomeCareSenior Home Care

If you’re curious about pursuing a career in the homecare industry, you may have questions regarding your eligibility for becoming a Personal Care Assistant (PCA). Homecare services for individuals living with a disability is available in the state of Minnesota. But what if you’re living with a disability and your loved one is in need … Read More

The Best Memory-Boosting Foods for Seniors in Home Care

June 28, 2019By BestHomeCareSenior Home Care

As Alzheimer’s Awareness Month comes to an end, we wanted to wrap up this month’s blog topics with something a little different. As we’ve already discussed the benefits of behavioral home care and how to recognize the early signs of Alzheimer’s, this week, we thought it’d be helpful to share information on some memory-boosting foods … Read More

Recognizing the Early Signs of Alzheimer’s

June 15, 2019By BestHomeCareSenior Home Care

June is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer affects roughly 5.8 million Americans and that number will likely increase in future years. The disease typically affects individuals 65 and older, and those with a family history of the condition. To help raise awareness this month, we wanted to share some helpful information … Read More

How to Help Clients Reduce Joint Pain

June 7, 2019By BestHomeCareSenior Home Care

Caregiving can introduce you to many different types of ailments that prevent individuals from living independently. Some reasons why loved ones may require senior homecare is due to arthritis, injury, or chronic join pain. There are many effective ways you can help reduce chronic joint pain and help your homecare clients find relief. Remember to … Read More